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Jenkins, Tammara

Formal Title:

Nurse Consultant

Responsibilities:

Nurse Consultant - Pediatric Trauma and Critical Illness Branch; Network Research Coordinator - Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network (CPCCRN).

Phone:

301-435-6837

Email:

tjenkins@mail.nih.gov

Address:

6100 Executive Blvd Room 2A03, MSC 7510
Bethesda Md 20892-7510
For FedEx use:
Rockville Md 20852

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Biosketch:

Tammara Jenkins, M.S.N., R.N., joined the NICHD as a Nurse Consultant in 2006.  She has extensive experience in both critical and acute care pediatric nursing.  She completed her undergraduate nursing degree at the California State University, Long Beach, and her Master of Science in Nursing (concentration in Critical Care Pediatrics) at the University of Pennsylvania.  Prior to joining the NICHD, Ms. Jenkins was the Pediatric Critical Care Clinical Nurse Specialist at the NIH Clinical Center for nearly 12 years, supervising the care of seriously ill children, and coordinating services for their families. She is also the Medical Coordinator for Camp Fantastic, the annual summer camp for children with cancer, sponsored through the Pediatric Oncology Branch of the National Cancer Institute.  Ms. Jenkins has held several faculty positions throughout her career, including faculty at the Temple University Department of Nursing, and clinical adjunct faculty at the University of Pennsylvania.  Her research interests include assent in the pediatric age group, as well as specialized care needs for the critically ill pediatric oncology patient, end-of-life care, family-centered care, and ethical concerns related to critically ill and injured children.

Publications (PubMed):

 
Title Authors Publication Date
Collaborative pediatric critical care research network: looking back and moving forward.Willson DF,Dean JM,Meert KL,Newth CJ,Anand KJ,Berger J,Harrison R,Zimmerman J,Carcillo J,Pollack M,Holubkov R,Jenkins TL,Nicholson C,Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health, and Human Development Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research NetworkPediatr Crit Care Med2010 Jan
How do children and parents make decisions about pediatric clinical research?Varma S,Jenkins T,Wendler DJ Pediatr Hematol Oncol2008 Nov
Children's and their parents' views on facing research risks for the benefit of others.Wendler D,Jenkins TArch Pediatr Adolesc Med2008 Jan
Impact of pediatric critical illness and injury on families: a systematic literature review.Shudy M,de Almeida ML,Ly S,Landon C,Groft S,Jenkins TL,Nicholson CEPediatrics2006 Dec
The Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network Critical Pertussis Study: collaborative research in pediatric critical care medicine.Burr JS,Jenkins TL,Harrison R,Meert K,Anand KJ,Berger JT,Zimmerman J,Carcillo J,Dean JM,Newth CJ,Willson DF,Sanders RC Jr,Pollack MM,Harvill E,Nicholson CE,Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) Collaborative Pediatric Critical Care Research Network (CPCCRN)Pediatr Crit Care Med2011 Jul
Last Updated Date: 11/30/2012
Last Reviewed Date: 11/30/2012
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